Privacy Statement and Terms of Service

Privacy Statement

Please see our full Privacy Statement.

The TCNM respects the privacy of every individual visiting the TCNM website. Information about you may be collected when you visit the TCNM website either by automatic tracking or more directly when you request a specific service.

The TCNM website may track how people use the website in terms of general statistics about visitors, traffic patterns, and related information in an anonymous form. To do this, the TCNM uses software integrated into the website that collects statistics from IP data. For example, the software records what time of day a visitor accesses the website, which country the visitor is from, how long the visitor stays at the website, and what type of browser the visitor is using. This information is used primarily to measure the popularity of various sectors of the website, allowing the curatorial staff to tailor future content.


All the text, images, marks, logo marks, and other content of the Turks & Caicos National Museum website belong to the Turks & Caicos National Museum [TCNM] or is used with the owner’s permission or applicable regulations.

Individuals are welcome to view, download, and print TCNM site content subject to the following condition:

  • Downloading and printing is solely for personal and/or non-commercial use as defined in the U.S. copyright laws.

Certain interactions with the TCNM site are prohibited:

  • Downloading or printing site content for commercial use.
  • Removing any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices.
  • Modifying any TCNM site content.

Permission to Reproduce Turks & Caicos National Museum Website Content

To request permission to reproduce images from the TCNM website contact us at

The TCNM does not distribute nor permit reproduction of the website content except as expressly permitted in the terms of use.

Website Images

All images displayed in the TCNM website are either the property of the TCNM or appear by express permission of the owner.  Images may not be used without the writtent permission of the TCNM.  Contact us if you are interested in using any of our photos from the website or other photos from our collections.

Forum(s) - Occasional Papers

Forums may be provided on the TCNM website for general discussion and for specific topic discussions as a medium of exchange of ideas and information. Submissions to the forum(s) are monitored for language and pertinence to forum questions. The TCNM does not edit nor control accuracy of information or material submitted and distributed through the forum(s). The TCNM claims no proprietary rights of any kind regarding forum content and distribution of materials and information through the forum(s).

All individuals who post information and material on TCNM forum(s) are responsible for information and materials posted. Issues of copyright and/or permission to post information and material of a third person or party are the responsibility of the individual posting on the forum(s). The TCNM requires individuals to obtain all necessary permissions before posting or distribution on the forum(s).

Links to Third Party Websites

Links to third party websites appear in the various sections of the TCNM website. The presence of a link to a third party website is not intended as an endorsement by the TCNM. The TCNM is not responsible for the availability of other websites or the content of any linked website. The intention of the link is solely for information and convenience and does not imply affiliation to the TCNM.

Warranty Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

The TCNM makes every effort to carefully edit and maintain the TCNM website, however, the site content is provided ‘AS IS’ and the TCNM expressly disclaims any and all warranties of merchantability of fitness of a particular use.

Digital Millennium Copyright Act Complianc

The TCNM complies with the provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act applicable to service providers (17 U.S.C. §512). Please refer any complaints or objects to materials used on the TCNM website to the following address,


Individuals using the TCNM website agree to indemnify, defend and hold TCNM harmless from all claims, costs, expenses and fees, judgments, liabilities, and losses and damages arising from or relating to the use of or operation of the TCNM website.

Linking to the Turks & Caicos National Museum Website

Educational and/or non-profit organizations and institutions are welcome to initiate a link to the TCNM website. Commercial websites are welcome to apply for permission to link to the TCNM website.